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Taxpayers (Statistics)

Volume 21: debated on Monday 29 March 1982

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what was the proportion of those at work who paid no income tax in 1953, 1963, 1973 and at the latest convenient date;

YearNumber of incomes ('000)Number who paid no income tax ('000)PercentageNumber who paid higher rate tax*Percentage
* Surtax in 1963–64.

Note: The incomes of married couples are included where both husband and wife are under 65 and neither receive a pension.